40kW System Torrensville
Highway Meats - Torrensville
$64,342 Starting annual power bill
$42,771 New annual power bill*
$21,571 Annual Savings ($)*
34% Annual Savings (%)*
3.2 Payback Years*
*This is an estimate
With a combined 50 years of experience in the meat and hospitality industries, Highway Meat was launched in 1998 to provide specialised value-added fresh meat and poultry products to local and regional restaurants, cafes, clubs and hotels. The company moved to their new Torrensville premises – a modern state-of-the-art factory to provide more efficient service.
Following an Engineering Energy Audit undertaken by Energy Buster, the following elements met ROI parameters and were deployed: 37.5kVAr power factor correction unit, full LED lighting upgrade, air-con and refrigeration optimisation, 44kW SunPower solar system and bill re-engineering.
- Energy costs were rising rapidly
- After installing first lot of solar did not think could save more
- Surprised with holistic approach knocking out another third